Ultrasound Services in Southwest Michigan - Bronson Healthcare

Ultrasound

Instead of radiation, ultrasound imaging uses high-frequency sound waves to produce images. It's a common, noninvasive test that helps your doctor to diagnose and treat any medical conditions you may have.

Conditions we treat

  • Hematuria (blood in urine)
  • Infection
  • Pain
  • Swelling

Ultrasound services and treatments

  • Abdominal ultrasound – Evaluates your kidneys, liver, gallbladder, pancreas, spleen and abdominal aorta
  • Breast ultrasound – Screens for breast abnormalities such as cancer
  • General ultrasound – Examines the body's internal organs, while evaluating blood flow, narrowing of vessels and tumors
  • Guided breast biopsy – Screens for suspicious solid masses or abnormal tissue changes in the breast
  • Musculoskeletal ultrasound – Helps diagnose tendon tears, muscle abnormalities, soft tissue tumors and joint dislocations
  • Obstetric ultrasound – Evaluates health of a living embryo/fetus, age of pregnancy and potential prenatal abnormalities
  • Pediatric abdominal ultrasound – For use on children to evaluate appendix, liver, gallbladder, spleen, pancreas, intestines, kidneys, bladder, testicles, ovaries and uterus
  • Pelvic ultrasound – Examines uterus, cervix, ovaries, fallopian tubes and bladder
  • Prostate ultrasound – Screens for disorders, enlargement and abnormal growth of the prostate, as well as male infertility
  • Scrotum ultrasound – Screens for abnormal masses and cysts in the scrotum, as well as diagnosing trauma, swelling and infertility
  • Sonohysterography – Evaluates unexplained vaginal bleeding that may result from polyps, fibroid, lesions, masses or congenital defects
  • Thyroid – Evaluates unexplained lumps in neck, thyroid nodules and growth of nodules over time

Ultrasound is also used to:

  • Guide procedures such as needle biopsies
  • Take an image of the breasts and to guide biopsies potentially cancerous breast tissue
  • Diagnose a variety of heart conditions including valvular heart disease
  • Assess damage after a heart attack

To schedule an appointment for an ultrasound 

  • Battle Creek: Central Scheduling (269) 245-8666
  • Kalamazoo and Paw Paw area: Central Scheduling (269) 341-8700 or (888) 741-6415
  • South Haven: Testing & Imaging (269) 639-2828, option 1
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